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Stellaris Utopia: a great expansion to an already great game

Brock Radford, Staff Writer

May 24, 2017

Summer vacation is, to many people, an abundance of free time with seemingly infinite possibilities. In some cases, there’s so much free time that filling it might seem like a problem. It’s good news, then, that the critically acclaimed 4X (eXplore, eXpand, eXploit, eXterminate) game Stellaris fro...

A comprehensive review of RWBY

RWBY has achieved remarkable fan response since its pilot. From left to right: main characters Ruby Rose, Weiss Schnee, Blake Belladonna, and Yang Xiao Long.

Parker Coady, Op/Ed Editor, Semester 2

May 19, 2017

Disclosure: This review contains spoilers   As the first original franchise developed by web content giant RoosterTeeth, creators of the popular machinima (a film made using the engine of a video game) Red vs. Blue, RWBY seemed to have everything going for it. Not only was the American-made...

Donate Life: you can’t take them with you

Signing up for organ donation can be your chance to save someone else's life.

Nicole Poitras, Co-Editor In Chief

April 19, 2017

Not long after birth, I was diagnosed with a life-threatening liver disease called biliary atresia. My liver was destroying itself, and the only way I could survive was if I had a transplant. Thankfully, I did not have to wait very long for an organ; the doctors quickly found that my father was a match....

Becoming Blue

Officer Bergeron has served the HB community for many years.

Connor Harris, Staff Writer

April 17, 2017

When I was a kid, I and many others dreamt of becoming police officers, and now that we are faced with the challenge of deciding our future professions, our dreams may become a reality. Many people often think about the kinds of experiences they’d have, the different jobs you might do. But not many people...

Freezing teachers’ plans

Snow days have long been an unpredictable force in planning schedules.

Parker Coady, Op/Ed Editor, Semester 2

April 12, 2017

While snow days can be a relaxing breath of fresh air for stressed students, the surprise days off are a double-edged sword for those with busy schedules. Snow days often muddle plans made by school teachers -- especially for those responsible for teaching AP classes. The “April Fool’s Blizzard”...

Gender-neutral bathrooms at HB

Gender-neutral bathrooms are coming to HB.

Parker Coady, Op/Ed Editor, Semester 2

March 22, 2017

Hollis Brookline High School may receive one of its first structural changes in a long time. Student Council’s next major project for this year is to create a single, gender-neutral restroom out of two previous gendered ones.   The bathroom would be potentially created from the teacher bathr...

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